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VBA Abs Function

Abs Description

Returns the absolute value of a number.

Simple Abs Examples

This code will return 12.5

Abs Syntax

In the VBA Editor, you can type  “Abs(” to see the syntax for the Abs Function:

The Abs function contains an argument:

Number: A numeric value.

Examples of Excel VBA Abs Function

you can reference a cell containing a date:

The result will be as following.(please see B2:B4)

The following 2 examples both will return 12.

To find a number closest to 2 when a number array (1.5, 3.1, 2.1, 2.2, 1.8) is given, you can use the following code.

The result will be 2.1 as following.

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